NIKORA NGAROPO MOTION & DESIGN TECHNOLOGY

 

OUR TEAM

NNMD is a Maori led, Design & Animation tech company. Its aspiration is to enable Maori and all peoples of Aotearoa through capability and capacity in education and technology. 

Our current projects span across software development, animation for commercial projects, education and consultancy.

 

We are 1 of 12 providers designing, developing and implementing Kia Takatu a Matihiko The Digital Readiness programme for New Zealand across 44,000 teachers for the Ministry of Education.

In 2016, NNMD created Young Animators to affect change within the community” – and was recognised for its education initiative as a finalist in the NZ Hi-tech Awards for 2018.  Young Animators is a fully mobile animation initiative which brings our 20 years in the visually effects animation industry to life. Our programme has the ability to go into any community anywhere in Aotearoa and the world, raising digital literacy and using animation as the vehicle. To date we have worked in both rural communities and cities across Aotearoa and internationally in the Cook Islands.

 

CEO |  FOUNDER

NIKORA NGAROPO

Nikora is the Director & Founder of NNMD and Young Animators. With 18+ years of experience in creative roles in art direction, animation and design and as a technical director at Weta Digital Nikora brings a wealth of experience through digital content creation and technical enablement and implementation.

GENERAL MANAGER

KIRI LEACH

Kiri comes from a background in business, project management and service development, having spent 20 years in health and social services sector. Kiri brings her passion for the arts [avid designer she is!] and commitment to building the capability and capacities of our young people and their communities.

MOTION GRAPHICS & GRAPHIC DESIGNER

leo waitere

With a background in Graphic Design and passion for animation, Leo brings his quirky working style and brilliant problem solving skills to our production work and facilitation of Young Animators throughout Aotearoa. 

MOTION GRAPHICS & GRAPHIC DESIGNER

STACEY-LEE PAKI

Also with a background in Graphic Design and Animation, Stacey brings shares her skills in illustration and composition and connection with young people. 

TECHNOLOGY IN MOTION GRAPHICS AND DESIGN

NGARIMU ELKINGTON

Ngarimu has a background in computer science and experience with the NNMD team in motion graphics. He is an avid gamer and confidently facilitates our Young Animators programme in schools.

GET IN TOUCH:

Tel: +64 27 972 3060

Email: nikora@nnmd.co

223 Victoria Street, Hamilton CBD

New Zealand

 

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